Roman Guardsman 62 BC – AD 324 Book Brief
|Date of Review||April 2014||Title||Roman Guardsman 62 BC – AD 324|
|Author||Ross Cowan||Publisher||Osprey Publishing|
|Format||64 pages, softbound||MSRP (USD)||$18.95|
- Origins and Early History
- Recruitment and Terms of Service
- Equipment and Appearance
- Daily Life
- After the Battle
- Further Reading
Cowan examines the Roman Army's elite corps of guardsmen spanning four centuries in the 170th volume of Osprey's "Warrior" series. Coverage details a guardsman's training, weaponry and experiences. And figure painters will enjoy O'Brógáin's color artwork. Another recommended Osprey addition!
My sincere thanks to Osprey Publishing for this review sample!